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Austere “shock therapy” after the Cold War only shocked the East into reaction. In the West, the corporate political center ultimately did the same.
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Phyllis Bennis joins Al Jazeera to discuss Afghan president Ashraf Ghani’s agreeing to a prisoner exchange with Taliban leadership.
According to a new study, nearly half of the units in one downtown building were owned by anonymous entities.
With personal fortunes worth dozens of billions, modern American deep pockets can afford one of just about everything.
Phyllis Bennis joins Fire Drill Fridays to draw attention to the intricate connection between war, militarism, and the climate emergency.
Here’s the simplest way to collect more revenue from the richest 0.2 percent of Americans.
When it comes to Ukraine, Trump has been manipulated as deftly as a mindless marionette. It’s going to cost him.